Adjunct Professor of Wildlife Ecology
Leader, PA Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit
College of Agricultural Sciences
Email: 
drd11@psu.edu
Phone number(s): 
(814) 865-3992
Office Address: 
404 Forest Resources Building
PSIEE Research Theme: 
Climate and Ecosystem Change
Research Summary: 

Wildlife ecology, estimation of population parameters and harvest management of game populations: ecology and management of white-tailed deer, black bear population and harvest characteristics, and use of reclaimed surface mines by grassland birds and identifying strategies to conserve and manage grassland landscapes for viable songbird populations.